Topic: Prairie View Interscholastic League

Vice President Gregory J. Vincent to Receive PVIL Lifetime Achievement Award

March 17, 2011

Gregory J. Vincent, vice president for diversity and community engagement at The University of Texas at Austin, will receive an honorary Prairie View Interscholastic League Coaches Association (PVILCA) Lifetime Achievement Award for his outstanding work in helping to preserve the history of the organization and its members.

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Exhibit features African American high schools

March 2, 2010
Exhibit features African American high schools

The university's Community Engagement Center in east Austin houses a collection of papers, photos and memorabilia of the Prairie View Interscholastic League, which began in 1920 and served as the governing body for Texas' African American high schools until 1970 when the University Interscholastic League assumed the role.

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